The Shangri Las

The Shangri Las

The Shangri Las are a girl pop group from the 1960s, They were a bit different from other Girl Groups back then. (groups which name starts with The, similar dressed trio’s with two background singers etc.) because they came from Queens, New York which also was part of the ‘though’ image they had. The Shangri Las recorded songs about alienation, loneliness, abandonment and death, well all the stuff a teenager finds interesting…. Our personal favorites are ‘The leader of the pack’, ‘Sophisticated Boom Boom’ and ‘I Can Never Go Home Anymore’. We could only find one of our favorite songs on video, but never mind that; the girls are a feast to the eye in action, with their tight boots, big hair and shrilly voices. Have a nive day! xoxo Mimi

Yes! the ‘background’ singers are twins! Continue reading

Marni Market Playland in Milano

Marni Market Playland in Milano

We, at Mimi Berlin, didn’t attend the Salone del Mobile 2017 this year because we missed our flight. But that you now by now, if you follow our blog….. Well, this week we will be posting about venues, designs and other places we feel we really missed out on. Being the Fashion Angels that we are we feel sorry for missing Marni‘s Playland installation. Luckily there are lot’s of pictures, gif’s and what have you not, on the interweb. And Marni also created a mini-market online for us to buy stuff from. Like the bag pictured below; which is actually a ‘Maxi geometric vase holder’ or a “trapeze-shaped-PVC- Artefact-product-with-possible-mperfections”; LOL!

“On the occasion of Milan 2017 Salone del Mobile, Marni will be transforming its space at Viale Umbria 42 into one big playground: MARNI PLAYLAND.
Reflecting on the concept of play, Marni invites the public to forget predefined rules and structures and interact with the surrounding space and the intriguing elements it contains. The MARNI PLAYLAND is a stretch of sand which is the perfect backdrop for a series of extraordinary objects and furniture sculptures that have cast practicality aside to embrace their playful side, leaving them open to interpretation.” (read more

On Marni’s Youtube channel you’ll find more video’s and more images are to be seen at


Cakeland x Scott Hove

Cakeland x Scott Hove

Rooms and sculptures made of cake, fancy cake! Artist Scott Hove uses heavily frosted cake to make art.

Cakeland x Scott Hove

Cakeland x Scott Hove from Colin M Day on Vimeo.

Richard Renaldi Touching Strangers

 Richard Renaldi Touching Strangers

Photographer Richard Renaldi‘s project “Touching Strangers” is one we would we’d like to remember to make our daily life better. The “magic” doesn’t always happen, but when 2 strangers touch and the “magic” does happen it’s wonderful! Have a nice day! xoxo Mimi

(Thakanks FB Friend Daniel B.) Continue reading

Mimi Berlin’s Circus Legends Making Conversation at the Park

Mimi Berlin’s Circus Legends Making Conversation at the Park

A MimiMovies Production ©MMXVI

Conversations #1 ‘at the park’ is directed by Wendelien Daan.
Silk scarves design by us; @Mimi Berlin.
Models; Beja von Bis and D.Ot
Assistent: Sterre van der Waals

Our silk scarf designs are available at the X-Bank in Amsterdam and online at MimiMall.Amsterdam.

My First Apartamento

My First Apartamento is a collaboration between Apartamento Magazine and Nowness. This series contains 6 videos up till now. Above the last one in which “Director Barbara Anastacio captures 19-year-old writer and editor Tavi Gevinson in her bijou NYC flat,” (read more )